In a previous life I worked as a video journalist for a current affairs programme (the equivalent of CBS's 60 minutes) in South Africa. After completing an MA in Human Rights and International Law I relocated to Australia with my wife from NZ and have since been shooting stills photography - primarily landscape photography. I was a member of the Australian Institute of Professional Photographers (AIPP) and entered the national APPA awards annually - with some degree of success. I have had the good fortune of having images selected as being included in the Top 101 International Landscape Photographs of the year as determined by peers (http://internationallandscapephotographer.com/Top101-15.php).
Over the past 4 years I have been working on developing a style I can call my own - I have during those years begun working in mixed media, including encaustics